Rob Chesney Of Greylock Partners Joins Trunk Club As COO

Trunk Club, a clothing service for men, has announced the appointment of Rob Chesney as Chief Operating Officer (COO). As COO, Mr. Chesney will play a central role in general management. He will also oversee customer acquisition efforts and lead innovation of the technology platform to enhance the customer experience and create operational efficiencies for the sales and fulfillment organizations.

Mr. Chesney comes to Trunk Club from Greylock Partners. In his role as Executive-in-Residence (EIR), he advised Greylock’s early-stage consumer-focused businesses looking to scale into large, market-disrupting companies. Prior to Greylock, Mr. Chesney served as Vice President of eBay’s Buyer Experience team, overseeing the company’s largest business verticals, including fashion, technology, media and home. He had previously led eBay Motors as Vice President and General Manager, taking the business from its early beginnings to one of the world’s top 10 e-commerce properties with thirteen million unique visitors a month.

Just in

ArmorCode raises $40M

Palo Alto, Calif.-based ArmorCode, a company specializing in Application Security Posture Management (ASPM) and Risk-Based Vulnerability Management (RBVM), has raised a $40 million Series B funding round.

IBM unveils Heron processor and Quantum System Two

IBM unveiled the Quantum Heron processor at the company's annual Quantum Summit in New York on Monday, along with Quantum System Two, a modular quantum computer featuring three IBM Heron processors. 

Microsoft joins OpenAI’s board with Sam Altman officially back as CEO — The Verge

Sam Altman is officially OpenAI’s CEO again, writes Alex Heath. 

AWS, Salesforce expand strategic partnership

Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Salesforce announced an expansion of their global strategic partnership, deepening product integrations across data and artificial intelligence (AI), and for the first time offering select Salesforce products on the AWS Marketplace.